Ben Ridgway

Ben Ridgeway
Associate Professor
Animation Advisor
Phone: 
(415) 405-2844
Building: Fine Arts
Room Number: FA 343
Office Hours: 
Friday: 12:30 pm-3:30 pm

Biography

Ben has 13 years of professional experience as both a 3D artist in the video game industry and as a Professor. While in the games industry he helped to create games for Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft console systems. Ben has been making experimental animations since 1992. His films have been showcased in film festivals worldwide and have received numerous awards.

Education:

  • M.F.A., California Institute of the Arts
  • B.F.A., University of the Arts

Selected Publications & Filmography:

  • 2012  "Continuum Infinitum" | 1 minute 30 seconds experimental 3D animation | Currently sending to film festivals and galleries.
  • 2011   "Cellular Circuitry" | 2 minute experimental animation | Currently sending to film festivals and galleries.
  • 2010  “Triboluminescence” | 2 minute experimental 3D animation | international, national, and regional exhibits.
  • 2010  "Ad Infinitum" | 2 minute experimental 3D animation | international, national, and regional exhibits.